Greg Lau, head of our Board Advisory Practice, is featured this week in The Wall Street Journal. Drawing on his long career as head of board governance for General Motors, he offers his latest commentary on board independence and activist investors.
In his letter-to-the-editor, Lau writes:
“In today’s governance environment, if an activist approaches a board, and there is no prior relationship, it makes the situation that much more difficult. Independence is certainly important; engagement, even more so.”
To read the full letter, click here.